May 2019 Professional Development Workshop

May 2019 Professional Development Workshop

Dayton

How to Find Confidence in Conflict and Negotiate Effectively - Kwame Christian Esq., M.A.

  • 7:45 AM - 8:00 AM: Registration & Continental Breakfast
  • 8:00 AM - 11:15 AM: Professional Development Workshop

Credits: This program is being submitted for approval of recertification credits by the HR Certification Institute (HRCI) and for SHRM Professional Development Credit (PDC).

Topic: Legal Update

Session Description:
This customized workshop is designed to make difficult conversations easier and give you the confidence you need to overcome fear, frustration, and anxiety. These workshops will help you to communicate confidently, deal with difficult people, and get what you deserve. Specifically, participants will learn the following:
- How to have critical conversations;
- How to create trust and understanding;
- How to interject managed conflict into high level discussions;
- How to use critical conversations as an opportunity to understand your colleagues, stakeholders, and clients and create an atmosphere that facilitates open conversation;
- How to avoid critical mistakes that stifle communication and create hostility; and
- How to approach every interaction as a strategic opportunity for future success.
The workshop will end with a negotiation simulation that will give the participants the opportunity to practice these new skills in a safe environment.

Speaker Bio:
Kwame Christian, Esq., M.A. is a business lawyer and the Director of the American Negotiation Institute where he puts on workshops designed to make difficult conversations easier. As an attorney and mediator with a bachelors of arts in Psychology, a Master of Public Policy, and a law degree, Kwame brings a unique multidisciplinary approach to the topic of conflict management and negotiation.
His TEDx Talk, Finding Confidence in Conflict , was viewed over 24,000 times in 24 hours and was the most popular TED Talk on the topic of conflict of 2017. He also hosts the top negotiation podcast in the country, Negotiate Anything . The show has been downloaded over 400,000 times and has listeners in 181 different countries.

Sinclair Community College
Building 12, Ponitz Conference Center
444 West Third St.
Dayton, Ohio 45402

Note:
All registrations are to be made online, even if you will be paying at the door. Members and guests must register online and then can pay online or can still pay at-the-door. To pay at the door, ENTER and APPLY the MVHRA Promo Code: MVHRAPAYATDOOR at checkout when registering online.
Session handouts will be distributed to the email address used when registering within 24-48 hours after the session.

Pricing

MVHRA Member: $49.00
  • This price is for 1 attendee.
Non-Member Guest: $69.00
  • This price is for 1 attendee.
MVHRA Student Member: FREE for Members
  • This price is for 1 attendee.
Non-Member Student Guest: $25.00
  • This price is for 1 attendee.

All meetings are held at The David H. Ponitz-Sinclair Center which is conveniently located in downtown Dayton.  Sinclair Center can be reached quickly and easily from nearby hotels and highways.

Directions to Sinclair Conference Center: Click for Map and Directions - The David H. Ponitz - Sinclair Conference Center

•Take the Third Street exit 53A off of I-75 (northbound or southbound)
•Turn right on Perry Street
•Turn right on Fourth Street, then right again into the underground parking garage beneath Sinclair Center
•Parking for the Sinclair Conference Center is at no charge (be sure to pick up your parking pass)

When and Where

Location
Chapter Workshop
444 West Third Street
Dayton
Date and Time
  • May 14, 2019
  • 7:45 AM to 11:15 AM